The Paso Doble is the only Latin Dance with is
not coming from the "Negro" culture, the roots of the Paso Doble are in Spain.
The dance first became popular amongst the upper classes of Paris in the 1930s, with its
dramatic and theatrical poses.After World War II the Paso Doble was accepted as a
The name "Paso Doble" in Spanish means "Two Step" and refers to the
marching nature of the steps. The Paso Doble portrays a Bullfight with the man as
the Torero and the woman, his cape.